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Motherboard

What Happens if the Magnetic North Pole Keeps Rushing Toward Siberia?

On Monday, the World Magnetic Model was updated to account for the north pole’s eccentric behavior, after a delay caused by the US federal shutdown.
Becky Ferreira
2.5.19
Mars

The Martian North Pole Is a 'Winter Wonderland' Right Now, New Photo Shows

Korolev crater contains a permanent ice field that stretches over a mile deep.
Becky Ferreira
12.20.18
ALIENS

Looking for Aliens in the Arctic and Antarctic

With UFO sightings and temperatures on the rise, an artist discovers why the cold poles are hotspots for extraterrestrial life.
Himali Singh Soin
6.21.18
Pole Troll

16-Year-Old Skis to South Pole, Trolls Men Who Told her to Make a Sandwich

Internet trolls told a 16-year-old explorer to get back home and make them a sandwich. So, she skied to the South Pole and left a ham cheese sandwich there for them.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.26.18
landmarks

A Giant Concrete Orb in Northern Iceland Moves With the Arctic Circle

It’s on the remote island of Grímsey in Iceland.
Kate Lunau
10.2.17
Chill

An Explainer on the Polar Vortex You're About to Experience

Netflix and chill this weekend, literally.
Madison Margolin
12.15.16
Currents

Currents Are the Secret to an Antarctic Climate Change Mystery

But just because you can't see it, doesn't mean it's not happening.
Sarah Emerson
6.2.16
Stuff

Talking to the Real-Life Santa Claus, a Monk Who Lives at the North Pole

"I detest the fact that, in many places, Christmas has become a crass, commercial, secular spectacle."
Brian McManus
12.24.15
best of 2015

The Most Stunning Dining Destinations We Visited This Year

In order to eat the world, we have to travel to its farthest reaches, discovering some stunning destinations along the way.
Munchies Staff
12.22.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Guy Named 'Santa Claus' Was Just Elected to North Pole City Council

It's cute and all, but maybe a guy who legally changed his name for a joke isn't the ideal person to be steering your local government.
VICE Staff
10.14.15
climate change

Racing the Last Degree of the North Pole

The Mamont Cup, an expedition-style race to the North Pole that ended April 18, is an effort to promote polar research and raise climate change awareness.
Nick Davidson
4.27.15
Travel

This Couple Is About to Embark on a Four-Month Dogsled Journey Through the Arctic

Arctic adventurers Sarah McNair-Landry and Erik Boomer have just their circumnavigation of Baffin Island with their 14 dogs.
Dana Lavoie
2.2.15
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